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    Wordsworth, Coleridge, and the Great Scottish Road Trip

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    Finding Balance in Bali

  • In Search of the Goddess in Ireland

    Seeking the Sacred and Profane in Kildare, Ireland

  • Photograph by Alan Levine

    A Tender Evening in JR Moehringer’s “The Tender Bar”

  • Photograph by Pedro Szekely

    The Music, The Magic, The Men: Exploring Cartagena, Colombia

  • One True Sentence

    Literary Traveler: One True Sentence

  • Literary Traveler TV Pilot: In Search of The Great Gatsby

    Literary Traveler TV Pilot: In Search of The Great Gatsby

  • Interview with B.A. Shapiro

  • Interview with Dennis Lehane

Latest Articles

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Wordsworth, Coleridge, and the Great Scottish Road Trip

By Danielle Pearson It is a truth universally acknowledged that every great friendship deserves a great road trip. I grew […]

Finding Balance in Bali: Anaïs Nin’s Message for the Island of Gods

In Search of the Goddess: Following the Call to Kildare, Ireland

A Tender Evening in JR Moehringer’s “The Tender Bar”

The Magic, the Music and the Men: Cartagena Delivers for Solo Female Travelers

Latest Tours

Columbia

COLOMBIA: A Paradise Where Reality and Magic Blur

Destination:  Colombia Dates: February 28–March 11, 2015 (11 nights) For more information on this trip please contact Literary Traveler. 1-855-LIT-TRVL Readings: Chronicle […]

Po’boys and Naughty Girls in N’awlins – The Land of Dreamy Dreams that Defies “Objective” Reality

ALONG THE MIGHTY MEKONG: Cambodia and Vietnam

IN A QUIET CORNER OF ITALY …TRIESTE

ALICE MUNRO: MASTER OF THE CONTEMPORARY SHORT STORY

From the Blog

What’s Your One True Sentence? We want to know what has inspired you.

What’s Your One True Sentence? We want to know what has inspired you.

“All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.” – Ernest Hemingway We have just launched something spe[...]
Thoughts from the First Day of Toronto Pursuits 2014

Thoughts from the First Day of Toronto Pursuits 2014

Guest Post by Ann Kirkland of Classical Pursuits The first full day of Toronto Pursuits was a great success. It was great to see and meet some of the [...]

Latest Book Reviews

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Literary Traveler Gift Guide: Great New Books for Everyone on Your List

by Katy Kelleher Thanksgiving has come and gone, which means one thing in American consumer culture: it’s time to start […]

By Jessica Monk and Amanda Festa

“Be Your Own Story”: 8 Life Lessons from Literary Commencement Speeches

Brevity isn’t exactly the soul of most graduation ceremonies, and if a commencement speaker can hold you in your seat […]

Travel

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Bookstore Review: le lièvre de mars, Marseille, France

by Johanna Pittman Normally I’m not much of a book aesthete—despite a dislike of electronic reading, I’ve never been drawn […]

Stop Requested

Choose Your Own Adventure: Bus Trips to Spark Your Wanderlust

By Amanda Festa The idea of the road trip is magic. It is a different kind of travel, about the […]

Gear

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10 Gifts for the Literary Traveler in Your Life

by Katy Kelleher From quirky stocking stuffers to grandiose globes, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite finds in our […]

IPEVO

IPEVO SuperCharger: The Multi-Tasking Traveler’s New Best Friend

By Antoinette Weil We at Literary Traveler worship books, and as such I don’t think any of us would admit […]

Hotels

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A Creative Retreat at Mirbeau Inn & Spa

In early November, the Literary Traveler staff headed out for a retreat. We wanted to refresh our minds, to open […]

The Library Hotel, NYC

The Library Hotel: Literary Luxury in New York City

By Amanda Festa Hotels belong to no one and everyone. They are temporary resting places, providing transient comfort when we […]